Collection: Archives

The archives held by The D-Day Story document many aspects of D-Day and the Battle of Normandy.

  • Wartime maps of the beaches and areas further inland (mostly Allied, some German)
  • Photographs taken by both official photographers and amateurs
  • Written material including newspapers, letters and diaries
  • Drawings and paintings created by veterans and other eyewitnesses
  • Memoirs written by veterans in the decades since 1945